How to Survive Dry January

How to Survive Dry January

Fish & Water… Students & Alcohol…It’s the same concept, right? Yes, I’m being that dramatic. From my experience at university, alcohol feels like a bit of a lifesaver for students; it helps us survive the social demands of the new environment, and erase the...
Winter is with us! Here’s our top energy saving tips

Winter is with us! Here’s our top energy saving tips

Did you know that Guillermo Rodriguez holds the Guinness World Record for wearing the most Christmas jumpers at once (17, in case you’re interested)? I suspect he was trying to save money on his energy… it’s a shame for him that he hadn’t read this blog before he went...
How should students split the bills?

How should students split the bills?

Goodbye to single beds, goodbye to ugly pin boards, goodbye to tricky showers, and goodbye to the most basic kitchens you’ll probably come across. Now you’re moving out of student halls and into your first house/flat with your mates – it’s all very exciting. What...
Ways to earn a little extra money

Ways to earn a little extra money

As a student myself, I know first-hand how much of a struggle it is to find time to earn money, especially when our social lives are forever demanding and our hangovers tend to come first! Even so, the burden of student bills and other expenses never leave us. Luckily...
Skint and bored over summer?

Skint and bored over summer?

As students, we all look forward to the summer, but a couple weeks in it can become very boring, especially when you run out of money! I’ve come up with some ideas that might spice up your summer without breaking the bank. Come Dine With Me – This will obviously incur...